Category Archives: Hodge Podge

Dispatch #23 – Quirk.

I AM a representative of the former British Empire and the current Commonwealth of Nations; I am the descendant of Victorian Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli and the son of an RAF pilot. I did not graduate with First Class honours … Continue reading

Posted in Ex pats, Gothenburg, Hodge Podge, Humour, Stockholm, Sweden, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Dispatch #20 – Furniture.

I AM a representative of the former British Empire and the current Commonwealth of Nations; I am the descendant of Victorian Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli and the son of an RAF pilot. I did not graduate with First Class honours … Continue reading

Posted in Benjamin Disraeli, Ex pats, Gothenburg, history, Hodge Podge, Humour, Politics, RAF, Stockholm, Sweden, Travel | Tagged , , , , | 27 Comments

Dispatch #10 – Gentlemen folk

I AM a representative of the former British Empire and the current Commonwealth of Nations; I am the descendant of Victorian Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli and the son of an RAF pilot. I did not graduate with First Class honours … Continue reading

Posted in British Government, Ex pats, Gothenburg, Hodge Podge, Humour, Stockholm, Sweden, Travel, United Kingdom | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Dispatch #9 – Lady folk

I AM a representative of the former British Empire and the current Commonwealth of Nations; I am the descendant of Victorian Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli and the son of an RAF pilot. I did not graduate with First Class honours … Continue reading

Posted in British Government, Ex pats, Foreign Office, Gothenburg, Hodge Podge, Humour, Stockholm, Sweden, Travel, United Kingdom | Tagged , , , , | 10 Comments

Dispatch #8 – Climate

I AM a representative of the former British Empire and the current Commonwealth of Nations; I am the descendant of Victorian Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli and the son of an RAF pilot. I did not graduate with First Class honours … Continue reading

Posted in British Government, climate, Ex pats, Gothenburg, Hodge Podge, Humour, Nature, Stockholm, Sweden, Tea, Travel, United Kingdom, Wildlife | Tagged , , , | 22 Comments

Dispatch #4 – Wildlife

A bit of a dandy, a bit of a cavalier and a lot of a charmer, rogue British official The Dippylomat. Esq. investigates…   I grew up with tales of Asia and Africa and the adventures of Dippylomats before me. … Continue reading

Posted in Ex pats, Hodge Podge, Humour, Nature, Sweden, Travel, United Kingdom, Wildlife, X Men | Tagged , , | 41 Comments

Dispatch #3 – Architecture

A bit of a dandy, a bit of a cavalier and a lot of a charmer, rogue British official The Dippylomat. Esq. investigates…   Now, I may not be able to tell my Tadao Andos from my Sir Christopher Wrens, … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, Ex pats, Hodge Podge, Prague, Sweden, Travel | Tagged , , , | 16 Comments